James P. Youngs, a litigation chair and lead attorney at Hancock Estabrook LLP, has been appointed to the advisory board of the New York State Small Business Development Center (NYSBDC). The NYSBDC is made up of business, government, and educational leaders from across the state who provide advice and expertise to the organization’s executive director and staff in order to further its mission of assisting entrepreneurs and small businesses in New York.
Youngs’ practice at Hancock Estabrook focuses on representing companies, organizations, municipalities, and individuals in various matters including business and contract disputes, regulatory and administrative proceedings, intellectual property infringement claims, construction disputes, real property litigation and assisting new and existing businesses seeking minority women-owned business enterprise (MWBE) certification from New York State and other accrediting agencies. With extensive experience in this growing area of law, Youngs has successfully appealed numerous denials of certification.
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